When & Where? : Friday, March 27 at 8:30pm - 10:00pm at Gb Gerakbudaya, Lorong 11 4e, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
What it's all about? : "We're engaging insiders of the film industry to discuss the lack of representative and diversity female leading roles in Malaysian films; be it from a online medium to the leading roles in local cinema. What does it mean to be a leading lady of Malaysia in today's society?"
Among the list of panelists are :
Low Ngai Yuen - Head of Kakiseni & WOMEN:girls, Ngai Yuen is an award winning director cum producer with reputable milestones in the entertainment industry.
Grace Chin - Currently the editor at Viddsee BUZZ, Grace worked in PR and is also a former lifestyle and culture writer at The Edge and Off The Edge
Sofia Jane - An award winning actress, with a career spanning 20 years in the Malaysian film and as well as theatre is well known for her diversity in leading roles which challenge the female cultural norms
Hassan Abd Muthalib - A well renowned film historian and critic, Hassan has had close to 40 years of experience in the industry. This man of many hats is also a director, self-taught artist, lecturer and writer.
+ More details to be announced soon!